Introducing the #WCUS Speakers – Part 2 https://t.co/3PsIhNfwZg
With WordCamp Birmingham just TWO DAYS away! we wanted to share a few tips for rocking the day’s sessions as an attendee. Here are a few tips to keep in mind: Get here! Use the map, on this page, t…
The wait is over! After months of hard work (and years of experience), we’re finally ready to introduce you to our newest creation, Presence. In the last couple of months our entire team has been spearheading a project to develop a brand-new theme that would finally complete the missing niches from our theme collection.
As sparrows’ tears shed steadily Make widest rivers filled,
Over the past year+, I’ve been working in-depth with React at Automattic. I’ve also been trying to bring everything I’m learning there into WordPress themeing (since that’s …
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¿Qué mejor manera de mostrar tu orgullo en WordPress que estrenar tu camiseta conmemorativa del WordCamp Medellín? ¡El estilo de código abierto siempre está de moda! Si compras tu entrada de WordCamp Medellín hasta el 27 de octubre, estás garantizado de recibir una linda camiseta de tu talla.
On November 8th, I’m voting for Trump. On November 9th, if Trump loses, I’m grabbing my musket. You in?
If you’ve ever wondered how the WordPress Theme Directory identifies and ranks the themes that display under the popular tab, you might be surprised to learn that it has nothing to do with ratings. Popularity is a somewhat subjective quality to measure in the first place, but WordPress.org has an algorithm in place to give users an idea of which themes are trending.
Yesterday, Joomla! 3.6.4 was released, patching a critical privilege escalation and arbitrary account creation vulnerability. As we’ve seen some exploits attempts occurring in the wild, we feel it is a good time to describe what the issue is and how it was fixed.
Eric Kuznacic As I laid there in a heap on that cliffside, my body broken, bloodied and battered, never once did I think, “This is one of the best things to ever happen to me and will lead me down a path of personal and professional fulfillment.”
No queda nada, este próximo 5 de noviembre, tendrá lugar en Colombia el primer WordCamp Medellín Este WordCamp forma parte del programa de incubadoras de la Fundación WordPress, dedicado a estimular la creación y el fortalecimiento de la comunidad WordPress en diferentes lugares del mundo.
This last week, the whole of Zao converged on the beautiful city of Portland Oregon for a 5 day meetup extravaganza. Being that Zao only has 5 members, this may not sound that impressive, but Zao has a particular value, Family, which meant this was not your typical company meetup.
Canada is going all out for its next birthday. In fact, you could say the country has been planning its celebration for 24 years. The Great Trail, an extensive network of paths that spans the country from north to south and east to west, is set to be complete by the end of 2017, the year of Canada’s 150th anniversary.
This week we’re joined by Chris Lema. Chris is a Product Strategist, a people manager, a speaker, and a blogger. He also works with companies to help them build better software products, run better software development teams, improve their marketing messages, and bring their products to market.
After reviewing hundreds of speaker applications, we’re thrilled to start introducing you to the 40+ fantastic speakers who will take the stage this year at WordCamp US! Without further ado, let’s greet the first round of WCUS speakers: Joost is the founder and CEO of Yoast, a geek by background having built his first website in 1994 at 12 years old, he became a marketeer by trade.
Let’s get into the spirit a little bit this year with some Halloween themed posts! I’ll kick it off with some CSS selectors FROM BEYOND THE GRAVE. Er. CSS
Last week I was in the great state of Texas at WordCamp San Antonio. Since I wasn’t speaking, I was able to fully submerge myself in just being an attendee. I arrived the day before and that meant I had a few hours to sightsee. Of course, I had to visit The Alamo.
Do you want to add admin notices in WordPress? Admin notices are used by WordPress core, themes, and plugins to display warnings, notices, and important on screen information to users. In this article, we will show you how you can add admin notices in WordPress. Why and When to Use Admin Notices in WordPress?
Lots of kids are terrified of thunderstorms, but not Zoey. Her dad, who you might remember from the glowing stick figure costume he made her a few years ago, is back with this over-the-top Princess Cumulus thunderstorm costume that’s as wonderful as it is impractical for actual trick-or-treating.
Between October 21st and 25th, Smashing Magazine became completely unavailable for a majority of visitors. Visiting Smashing Magazine would give most returning visitors with a modern browser a security warning message like this: Some people would get a slightly different screen because of Smashing Magazines Service worker kicking in, and showing a placeholder “You’re Offline” message, but the underlying cause was the same: HTTP Public Key Pinning.
ESCapey – An ESC key solution for new Apple Laptops
This past weekend, people from the web development and WordPress communities gathered in Los Angeles to attend Website Weekend LA. Organized by Alex Vasquez and Natalie MacLees, in association with the Los Angeles chapter of Girl Develop It, attendees helped non-profit organizations with their sites.
macOS Sierra 10.12.1, released yesterday, includes hidden Apple Pay images that depict the brand new MacBook Pro with an OLED touch panel that’s set to be announced by Apple on Thursday, October 27. In addition to confirming that such a product is in the works, the images give us our first full look at the redesigned MacBook Pro ahead of its launch.
Walt Martin is kneeling, legs folded behind him, butt resting on his heels. “I’ve got to practice my yoga,” he says, clearly joking. Never mind that we’re in the cab of an 18-wheeler cruising through Colorado at 55 mph and Martin was, until a moment ago, the guy at the wheel.
The goal of data visualization is to transform numbers into insights. However, default data visualization output often disappoints. Sometimes, the graph shows irrelevant data or misses important aspects; sometimes, the graph lacks context; sometimes, it’s difficult to read. Often, data practitioners “feel” that something isn’t right with the graph, but cannot pinpoint the problem.
awesome-falsehood – :bomb: Curated list of falsehoods programmers believe in.
Remediating over 500 infected sites per day, we see attacks executed at varying levels of complexity. The tactics attackers use to compromise a site provide insight into their motives. Some write elegant code and cover their trails carefully, while others create simple attacks that can be applied broadly but aren’t well concealed.
Contribute to wp-multisite-sso development by creating an account on GitHub.
It was May 2015, and I was sitting in the audience at Rainmaker Digital’s Authority Rainmaker conference in Denver, Colorado. Sonia Simone was about to give a presentation called “Dr. Evil’s Guide to Landing Page Design and Optimization,” and I was excited to learn from one of my personal copywriting heroes.
It’s the week of WordCamp Birmingham! Saturday will be here before you know it. There are still some General Admission tickets left , if you’d like to get one of those or we’ll see you at the door. We wanted to take a moment and mention one of the coolest features of WordCamp – the Happiness Bar.
There’s a new method for rooting Android devices that’s believed to work reliably on every version of the mobile operating system and a wide array of hardware. Individuals can use it to bypass limitations imposed by manufacturers or carriers, but it could also be snuck into apps for malicious purposes.
Previously we ensured that the entry points to WordPress were parsable by PHP4 in order to display a friendly not-supported-php error message. However, for the last two years the main entry points have not actually parsed, and we’ve only added extra parse errors since it last worked in 3.9, so it’s time we just remove this ‘feature’.
WASHINGTON – Alarmed by Donald J. Trump’s record of filing lawsuits to punish and silence his critics, a committee of media lawyers at the American Bar Association commissioned a report on Mr. Trump’s litigation history. The report concluded that Mr. Trump was a “libel bully” who had filed many meritless suits attacking his opponents and had never won in court.
Lynda.com, a site that offers thousands of online training courses is giving everyone an opportunity to access any course they want for free. Dubbed the ” Week of Learning”, starting today and ending on October 30th, visitors can take any course they want without any strings attached.
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WordPress 4.7 will allow users to select a language to use in the admin. Prior to this change, using a different language for the admin required installing the necessary translations and editing the wp-config.php file or using a plugin.
General Manager, The Wirecutter The Wirecutter, the newly acquired product review and buying guide arm of The New York Times Company, seeks a General Manager to oversee the division, including all editorial, technology and revenue operations.
THE TOP COMPANIES WNW CREATIVES WOULD KILL TO WORK FOR FULL-TIME 2016 The freelancing movement continues to climb, now making up 35% of the U.S. workforce. That rising desire for freedom and variety only offers a more powerful barometer to see which companies are adapting to the modern climate and offering enough goods to attract the best creatives.
Gerald Daugherty’s wife wants you to vote for her husband so she doesn’t have to hear him talk about politics 24/7. In what’s probably the funniest campaign ad this year, Charlyn Daugherty pleads with voters to re-elect her husband as a Travis County commissioner, because he’s driving her crazy by incessantly yammering about constituents’ concerns.
iOS 10 was released last month with support for stickers in the the iMessage apps for iPhone and iPad. If you want to add a little WordPress flavor to your mobile communications, check out the new free WordPress World iMessage sticker app from Automattic.
The video from my WPCampus 2016 talk, Getting to WordPress, is now available! Huge thanks to the WPCampus crew for their hard work on getting all these videos edited in their copious spare time.
Brian Lam sells his online consumer guide to the paper of record.
Episode 36 is the third of four shows in a series on online eCommerce security. We talk with Dre Armeda, co-founder of Sucuri.net, who is the sponsor for this series. In the first episode, we looked at the big picture of the state of online security and the risks and in show #2, narrowed that down to eCommerce and Security.
In this episode, Joe and Brian talk about the WordPress REST API and the core approval process Welcome to the Post Status Draft podcast, which you can find on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and via RSS for your favorite podcatcher. Post Status Draft is hosted by Joe Hoyle – the CTO of Human Made – and Brian Krogsgard.